Diagnosing Polynomials- A Factoring Activity

Esther Brunat
1.4k Followers
Grade Levels
8th - 12th
Resource Type
Formats Included
  • Zip
$2.50
$2.50
Share this resource
Esther Brunat
1.4k Followers

Also included in

  1. Tired of sitting down and doing worksheets?Get your kids up and moving and bring some excitement to your secondary math classroom with this activities bundle. Check out the preview of each resource below! THIS BUNDLE IS A STEAL!!!Sign up for my email list for freebies!Check out these other products
    $25.00
    $37.25
    Save $12.25

Description

A note to the teacher

This resource is best used after teaching students how to factor polynomials. Factoring methods include: a=1, a>1, GCF, a is negative, difference of 2 squares, grouping 4 terms, and sum and difference of cubes.

Students are assigned letter and go around the room and find the polynomials with those letters. They will play doctor and diagnose the polynomial with the appropriate treatment (aka method of factoring).

This resource includes:

  • Keynote and Powerpoint Presentation(Animated)
      • step by step directions
      • examples to do together as a class

  • PDF
      • all slides
      • prescription pads
      • companion worksheet
      • ‘welcome to polynomial hospital’ letters for extra classroom ambiance

This activity comes in two levels:

Level one: includes a guided prescription pad and a problem set that does not include factoring with 4 terms and the sum and difference of cubes

Level 2: includes a non-guided prescription pad and a problem set that DOES include factoring with 4 terms and the sum and difference of cubes

NOTE: The presentation file was originally made in KEYNOTE, if opened in Powerpoint items will shift and fonts will not transfer if they are not on your laptop.

Sign up for my email list for freebies!



Check out these other products too!
Algebra 1 Powerpoint Keynote Presentation Bundle
Algebra 2 Powerpoint Keynote Bundle
Math Activities Bundle
Alg 2 Assessment Bundle- Microsoft Forms
Algebra 2 Notebook Guided Notes


Let’s hang!
Find me on:
Instagram
Facebook
Website

Total Pages
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
40 minutes
Report this Resource to TpT
Reported resources will be reviewed by our team. Report this resource to let us know if this resource violates TpT’s content guidelines.

Reviews

Questions & Answers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

More About Us

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up